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Exeter Cathedral

Exeter Cathedral

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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£7.50 per ticket
Child under 18 free if accompanied by adultFree
Students & Senior Citizens£5.00 per ticket

For group prices please visit Exeter Cathedral's website.

There is a charge to enter the Cathedral unless you are visiting us for prayer or to attend a service. This charge contributes to the huge cost (over £1.3 million a year) of maintaining this beautiful and historic building.

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    1804
  • Very Good
    712
  • Average
    151
  • Poor
    38
  • Terrible
    34

Recent Reviews:

  • MLVI
    New Manchester, West Virginia
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Beautiful place of historic meaning
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 13th October 2019
    I was very impressed with the condition of the building with it being used regularly. Each Cathedral has it’s own unique story and this one is how it survived WW II bombshell hitting it. Read full review
  • CatCymru6
    Wales, United Kingdom
    Paying to go into a house of worship??
    2 of 5 stars
    Monday, 14th October 2019
    We entered Exeter Cathedral to encounter a barrier at which sat someone who asked us if we were going to look round the cathedral, to which we said yes. We were then told there was an entrance fee... Read full review
  • zucchinimp
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Combine tour
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 17th October 2019
    Graham did a great job as our tour guide. The cathedral is worth a visit and I would recommend the combine tour to get an nice insight into it. Read full review

Facilities

Other

  • Gift Shop

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop - The Cathedral Shop is open Monday to Saturday 09.00-17.00, and on Sunday 11.30-17.00.
  • Tea Rooms - The Cathedral Café is open Monday to Saturday 10.00-17.00

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant - The Cathedral Café is open Monday to Saturday 9.30am until 4pm. Closed Sundays.
  • Picnic Site - On Cathedral Green

Children & Infants

  • Accept Children Over 3
  • Facilities for children

Establishment Features

  • Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages - English and German
  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Cater for groups
  • Coach drop-off point - In South Street
  • Conference facilities
  • Event venue
  • Event Venue
  • On-site Restaurant/Cafe - The Cathedral Café is open Monday to Saturday 9.30am until 4pm. Closed Sundays.
  • Open All Year
  • Picnic Area - On Cathedral Green
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages
  • Shop
  • Staff fluent in foreign languages ** (List of languages are separately given) - French, Germann and Italian.
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • Approx length of visit - 01:00
  • Families
  • Groups
  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Max group size - 100
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest

Languages spoken

  • French spoken
  • German spoken
  • Italian spoken

Parking & Transport

  • On Bus Route
  • Parking (charge) - use local city car parks

Payment Methods

  • Accepts Exeter Pound
  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Booking essential
  • Delta accepted
  • JCB accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Min group size - 10
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates - If pre-booked. Group leaders admitted free.
  • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
  • Visa accepted

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • Chinese printed material
  • Czech printed material
  • Danish printed material
  • Dutch printed material
  • French printed material
  • German printed material
  • Hungarian printed material
  • Italian printed material
  • Japanese printed material
  • Polish printed material
  • Portuguese printed material
  • Russian printed material
  • Spanish printed material
  • Swedish printed material

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook.Outside guides are permitted to guide in the Cathedral but only by prior arrangement with the Visitors Officer.

Video

  • The story of Exeter Cathedral

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Exeter is easily reached from the A30, A38 and M5. There is no public parking available at the Cathedral.

For more information please visit www.exeter.gov.uk/car-parking/

Public Transport Directions

Exeter Central railway station is a 6 minute walk from the Cathedral.

Exeter St Davids railway station is an 18 minute walk from the Cathedral.

Local buses stop at various points along the High Street/Sidwell Street.

The Cloisters, Exeter, Devon, EX1 1HS
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Tel01392 285983

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Opening Times

Exeter Cathedral - Church of Saint Peter (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - Saturday09:00 - 17:00*
Sunday11:30 - 17:00*

* There are times when the Cathedral closes for special services or other events, sometimes at short notice.
Sundays open from 11.30am
• Expert guided tours, trails and activities all within the admission price
• Pay once and return as many times as you like within 12 months (with GiftAid)


Please check with the Visitors Office 01392 285983 before making a special journey.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Related

Tuesday, 5th November 2019 - Wednesday, 6th November 2019

Exeter Cathedral - Winter Fair
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